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#826 2014-01-25 18:35:35

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#827 2014-01-26 01:17:41

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The Answer #1234 is correct! Good work!

#1235. What does the noun napery mean?

#1236. What does the noun narcissus mean?


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#828 2014-01-26 01:40:19

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Re: English language puzzles


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#829 2014-01-26 18:02:44

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi bobbym,

Well done, bobbym!

#1237. What does the noun nard mean?

#1238. What does the noun narwhal mean?


It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi. 

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#830 2014-01-26 20:54:29

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi ganesh;



In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#831 2014-01-26 21:47:22

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#832 2014-01-26 23:08:51

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi,

Excellent, Nehushtan (#1238)!

#1239. What does the noun nark mean?

#1240. What does the adjective nascent mean?


It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi. 

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#833 2014-01-26 23:21:03

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi;

Nehushtan wrote:

bobbym must be confusing it with the word “nawab“

bobbym confused? Hard to say where he gets his ideas from but he is generally considered harmless so we let him alone.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#834 2014-01-27 19:14:14

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The Answer #1240 is correct. Good work!

#1241. What does the noun natron mean?

#1242. What does the noun nautilus mean?


It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi. 

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#835 2014-01-27 22:56:52

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#836 2014-01-28 01:23:23

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi bobbym,

Very good, bobbym, the Answer #1242 is correct!

#1243. What does the adjective neap mean?

#1244. What does the adjective nefarious mean?


It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi. 

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#837 2014-01-28 04:29:44

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi ganesh;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#838 2014-01-28 18:10:21

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The Answer #1244 is correct; good work!

#1245. What does the noun negligee mean?

#1246. What does the noun negus mean?


It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi. 

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#839 2014-01-28 21:06:16

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#840 2014-01-28 22:34:23

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The Answers #1245 and #1246 are correct. Neat work!

#1247. What does the noun nekton mean?

#1248. What does the adverb nemesis mean?


It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi. 

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#841 2014-01-28 23:53:24

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#842 2014-01-29 17:43:51

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The Answer #1248 is correct. Good work!

#1249. What does the noun nepenthes mean?

#1250. What does the noun nereid mean?


It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi. 

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#843 2014-01-29 22:07:44

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#844 2014-01-30 02:34:10

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi bobbym,

#1251. What does the noun nesciene mean?

#1252. What does the noun nettle mean?


It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi. 

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#845 2014-01-30 02:38:13

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi ganesh;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#846 2014-01-30 18:08:08

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi bobbym,

I regret the mistake. The question '1251' ought to be 'nescience' which means 'lack of knowledge' or 'ignorance'.

The Answer #1252 is correct. Good work!

#1253. What does the noun newel mean?

#1254. What does the noun nexus mean?


It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi. 

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#847 2014-01-30 19:55:59

bobbym
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Re: English language puzzles

Hi ganesh;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#848 2014-01-31 00:51:14

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi bobbym,

The Answer #1254 is correct. Good work!

#1255. What does the noun niche mean?

#1256. What does the noun nidification mean?


It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi. 

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#849 2014-01-31 01:12:40

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Re: English language puzzles

Hi;



In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#850 2014-01-31 03:44:23

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Re: English language puzzles

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